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Baleen Naples

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9891 Gulf Shore Dr, Naples, FL 34108-2019
+1 239-598-5707
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Syracuse, New York
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Service was very good. Food was just good but not quite up to the price. The salt in the wound was a $5 valet charge. Not only that, but the head valet, when I told him our hotel had said there was no charge, said yes it is right here on the sign. Are you kidding me? Meals with drinks... More 

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Thank David C
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went to Baleen for my birthday and we were lucky enough to have Dwayne as our waiter and he was absolutely amazing. Such a fun and beautiful atmosphere. Will deff be returning !!

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Thank Jenny B
Marco Island, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a wonderful dinner outside overlooking the gulf of Mexico. Cosimo was excellent. He brought anniversary roses to our wives before dinner and was very attentive to our needs the entire evening. I highly recommend Baleen's and if you can, ask for Cosimo.

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Thank kgrucci
Naples, Florida
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50 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Naples Florida, in December, a 5:15pm dinner reservation is important to ensure not missing the 5:35pm 'spectacular' Sunset show over the Gulf of Mexico! Following that to enjoy another 90 minutes of food & beverage excellence that Baleens offers up time and time again! Consistently excellent food preparations and hosted by Marco the Floor Manager, Bari our Server, to Alex... More 

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Thank Alan F
Naples, Florida
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143 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A birthday celebration it was and fun was had with our friends. Unfortunately, the food didn't quite live up to our collective expectations. This was doubly disappointing because of the expensive prices for most of the entrees, especially the special, which was cobia. Cobia is a fish we love. It was not well prepared or served. One big chunk with... More 

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Thank PhillyBoy21
Naples, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went to Baleens for my birthday, watched the the sunset, had a cocktail, had a great waiter Adriano, had good food, and had my wonderful husband next to me, what more can I ask for?

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Thank beckyv1
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was such a surprise from my husband for our anniversary dinner. Our server, Adriano, whom I HIGHLY recommend was amazing!! While I asked a lot of questions about the different wines he explained them all and the different parts of the appetizers as well. He was very thoughtful in asking to take our picture to capture the perfect evening.... More 

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Thank Kimberly S
Martin D, Manager at Baleen Naples, responded to this review

Happy Anniversary once more and thank you very much for choosing Baleen for your special celebration. Furthermore, thank you for taking the time and sharing your great dining experience with us on TripAdvisor. Receiving such an amazing review like yours, truly fuels our teams with energy and excitement. I will be sure to share this review with Adriano, who takes... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect place to grab a nice dinner on the beach. We walked from the Ritz. Bit of a walk, but manageable. Food was very good. Pricey, but consistent with the area and location. We ate outside and the atmosphere was just what we were looking for dinner. Great waiter. Good bourbon selection. Don't hesitate.

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Thank jcryaniii
Martin D, Manager at Baleen Naples, responded to this review

Thank you very much for coming in and joining us for lunch from your recent beach stroll. We are glad to read that you enjoyed your meal, our service and the atmosphere and we are looking forward to serving you and your family again soon. We also should have Pappy van Winkle again soon on our shelves. Kind Regards, Martin... More 

Cape Coral, Florida
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Of course, the view is to die for! our right on the Gulf waters. The food is excellent and the service is wonderful. We had a delightful waiter named Adriano. If you have the opportunity to visit Baleen between Dec 1st- April 30th you can do the private outdoor dining right on the beach. So I know we'll be back... More 

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Thank Marty W
Martin D, Manager at Baleen Naples, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time and sharing your great dining experience with us on Tripadvisor. It is feedback like yours that feels us with the energy and excitment to service our guests at Baleen each and every day. Furthermore, I am beyond delighted that Adriano made such a difference in your dining experience and we will be... More 

Marco Island, Florida
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the efficient valet parking, to the fabulous service staff to the wonderful food --this was a great experience from start to finish. We were seated on the porch hoping for a sunset but clouds were heavy. Our wait staff was headed by Adriano and he may be the best waiter in Naples. The menu covers seafood, meat, pasta and... More 

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Martin D, Manager at Baleen Naples, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time and sharing your great dining experience with us. It is reviews like yours that certainly give our service and culinary team the extra energy in continuously delivering refined service and great food. Furthermore, thank you for recognizing Adriano for his service and we glad to read that he made such a difference... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$80
Cuisine
Caribbean, American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9891 Gulf Shore Dr, Naples, FL 34108-2019
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Naples
  • Phone Number: +1 239-598-5707
Description
BALEENnaples - famously known for exquisite fine dining, is the signature restaurant of Noble House Hotels & Resorts, Baleen. The numerous accolades and awards for the South Florida dining at Baleen of LaPlaya have come from such well know publications as the coveted Conde Nast Traveler Gold List and the Great Hotels ranking of Travel + Leisure. Most recently, Baleen was awarded Wine Spectators Award of Excellence - Pleasing to the palate and the eye alike, Baleen Naples mixes Old Florida charm with elegant candlelit elegance. Beautiful chandeliers and soft mahogany furnishings set the tone for an elegant dining experience. Baleen spills out through the grand doors to our breathtaking terrace with tables overlooking the sweeping beach and ends with a collection of tables for cocktails in the sand next to the fire pit. Whether seated in an indoor epicurean enclave or a barefoot beach table, visitors can indulge in three daily seating's at Baleen Naples with options including a breakfast menu with a Gulf Coast twist on traditional favorites. With exceptional entrees and an extensive selection of wines the dinner menu is filled with local ingredients and beautifully composed dishes. For the guest looking for light fare enjoy our bar menu in the cocktail section with an array of seafood selections as well as sandwiches and appetizers. The intimate beach fire pit and Baleen Bar feature a fantastic wine-by-the-glass program, as well as extensive list of martinis and classic cocktails. If Florida seafood restaurants with beautiful waterfront dining views appeal to you, Baleen, Naples will more than fill the bill. The Baleen menu selections may also be enjoyed from the comfort of your guestroom, served to you by our excellent LaPlaya Room Service staff. For the ultimate dining experience please inquire about our over the top private dinners on the beach.

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